Rummage Alternatives

    Rummage is described as 'Locating your documents with ease' and is an app in the File Management category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Rummage for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Google Chrome and Microsoft Office Outlook. The best alternative is Everything, which is free. Other great apps like Rummage are TagSpaces (Freemium, Open Source), FSearch (Free, Open Source), Tabbles (Freemium) and RecentX (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jul 31, 2017

    1. "Everything" is an administrative tool that locates files and folders by filename instantly for Windows.
    2. TagSpaces is an open source personal data manager. It helps you organize and browse your files on every platform. Cross-platform file tagging and file finding
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    3. FSearch is a fast file search utility for GNU/Linux operating systems, inspired by Everything Search Engine. It's written in C and based on GTK+3.
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    4. Tag files, along with your peers to organize and find them. Works on local or network drives and in the Cloud. Tabbles features collaborative tagging, auto-tagging rules, an Outlook Plugin, a Chrome extension and is well integrated with Windows,.
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    5. RecentX is an innovative launcher that gives you instant access to your files, folders, programs, websites & clipboard history. It automatically remembers your favorite & recent items so that you can launch them even faster.
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    6. Instantly find files, e-mails, and attachments stored anywhere on your PC with the free Copernic Desktop Search Home.
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    7. Instant file search, showing results as you type.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      Because files can fit in many different categories and contexts, a tagging approach to managing them, like the kind we have for photos, bookmarks, and blog posts, makes sense. Elyse provides tag management for your files, with up to 30 tags in the free version.
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    8. TagLists is a small application for OS X that allows you to quickly see which files you've tagged with particular tags. It uses the OpenMeta tagging system, which means that it finds files that have been tagged with any of the applications that support OpenMeta.
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    9. With Leap you find things based on your natural memory of that file. “Hhmm it was a big photoshop file of a basketball court” or “Something I tagged important” or “A word document somewhere in my documents folder”.
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